CM Naveen felicitates Karate players

Bhubaneswar: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Wednesday felicitated four Karate players from Odisha at the State secretariat here who brought laurels for the State by winning four medals at the recently concluded Common Wealth Karate Championship in Delhi.

According to sources, the four players from the State have managed to bag a gold medal in 21 year category, a silver medal in 16-17 year women category and two bronze medals in 13-14 year category in the championship.

During the felicitation programme the players have requested the chief minister to set up a hostel at Bhuubaneswar, the sources added.

Notably, the championship was held at Talakotra Indoor Stadium in Delhi from September 18 to 20.